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'Folly Fun at the SunLove Beach Cottage'!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bed, 2 bath cottage. Walk everywhere!!!!

Enjoy a simple, but comfortable, vintage Folly cottage. This original cottage, built in 1945, is one of the few left on Folly Beach. Back in the day locals would hand build their family camp on Folly Beach and enjoy the beauty of this barrier island - the beach, birds and breezes. Fishing, crabbing, shrimping and oystering were a way of life....... and still is. This wonderful low country life style is depicted in the art in the cottage.

Park your car and break out the flip-flops!! SunLove is a 5 minute walk to the beach and a 5 minute walk to Center Street, which is packed with great restaurants, bars, and shopping. All things fun - the River Park, fishing pier, Bert's grocery, coffee shop and brewery are a short walk away. Yet, SunLove is far enough from the crowd to enjoy some down time. Grab a book and a beverage and enjoy one of the porches or the back patio. When you get your energy back up you can grill that fish you caught or cook up a mess of Frogmore Stew. No, no frogs are involved, mostly shrimp..I'll leave the recipe for you!

The house is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath with the bedrooms upstairs.

**Please note - the stairs are steep and narrow and may not be applicable for small children, better for older children age 6 and above based on parents discretion**

There is an adjacent Studio to the Cottage that is reserved for the owner including 2 parking spaces to the far left of the Cottage. Our renters privacy is assured.

Bring your boat, your dog and your flip flops. Come enjoy a wonderful vacation in this vintage cottage which represents the joy, beauty and bounty of the low country.

Keywords: Original Vintage Folly Beach Cottage. Fenced yard for dog. Parking for boat. 5 minute walk to beach, shopping, restaurants.

More Details

Property Manager
Jackie Flynt, owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

About Jackie Flynt, owner

I Love the mysterious beauty and charm of the Charleston area. The moss laden oaks;

egrets and herons fishing when the tide is out; dolphins jumping in the sparkling water; pelicans and gulls flying overhead; the dynamic tidal ebb and flow of the creeks and rivers.

The people here are kind and humble; courteous and respectful. We want you to go first. We have soul and soul food! From red rice to local farm fresh veggies and to the best seafood, ever! You won't leave here hungry, that's for sure.

Why Jackie Flynt, owner chose Charleston Area

Want to park your car and walk everywhere? This is it. Want to vacation with your beloved pet and know they have a shady, fenced yard to play in? This is it. This older home is grandfathered and does not have to meet FEMA elevation levels. Because the back porch and deck are ground level, you can grill or read while your pet is safely fenced next to you.

What makes this house unique

Walk everywhere! Bring your dog! Bring your boat! Original vintage Folly island cottage. Fenced shady yard for pets.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The beach was great!
Jun 2012
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Amenities

Folly Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , River room with DirectTV. Glimpse of river at high tide.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Comfortable single beds with DirectTV.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Sunny room with comfortable queen bed and DirectTV.
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2). In addition - there is the option of renting the adjacent studio, which would provide a queen Laz-y-Boy sofa sleeper on the ground floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two screened porches, deck and patio. Fenced back yard designed for the safety and comfort of your pet. The pet yard is shady and secure with plenty of room for play.

Reviews

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'Folly Fun at the SunLove Beach Cottage'!
average rating of 4.757143 based on 78 reviews
5

Cozy for people & pets!

  • 5 of 5

SunLove is a terrific place to relax. The location is superb, walking distance to the beach, with a stop at "Bert's" along the way. This was our dog Buddy's first trip, and he enjoyed the fenced in backyard with squirrels to chase. (He never catches them). There are plenty of beach chairs available as well as books if heaven forbid, it should rain one day. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Not really impressed

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We were somewhat saddened to relocate to this rental from a previous awesome rentalbdue to circumstances beyond anyone's control. We came in with no preconceived notion of the place, but when you wake in the morning with bug bites on you and cockroach carcasses in the kitchen you get really disappointed. Can't recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place for a week at the beach

  • 5 of 5

Everything we needed. Location is perfect- close to restaurants and beach. Had lots of space for ourselves and the dog. Would definitely choose again.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

its got the Folly vibe ,its a real comfortable beach cottage in a perfect location! Dog fenced yard

  • 5 of 5

First its so much better than the pictures online! lay out very comfortable with everything you need and i mean everything. Donna and Jackie two nice people to rent from because the communication is easy and friendly down to earth nice ladies.They get back to you and answer any questions you may have. We got to meet Jackie the owner who is very sweet and when she is at the unit next door, you dont even hear her its still very private no worries. I highly reccommend renting this the whole experience reservation down to departure was easy. But if you dont like going up stairs for bedrooms it may not be for you all the bedrooms are upstairs.The bedrooms upstairs have two rooms with queen beds ,bedrooms are roomy beds are comfortable, The twin bedroom nice for children or teeenagers adults too but my tall son said the twins were on the shortside for him but hes 6 ft tall. Let me add the bathrooms are pretty good size , nice washer and dryer,dishwasher too.Most importantly we found it to be very clean and well stocked .the screened in porch is great to have and fenced in yard made our lab Jasper very happy! best part walk to town easy and walk to beach easy since parking is very hard on weekends. Thankyou so much Jackie and Donna

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Such a beautiful home located so close to the beach, stores, and local cusine

  • 5 of 5

Donna made the renting Process very easy so we loved working with her! The house had plenty of room for everyone and we really appreciated the beach chairs and towels that were provided! Would definitely recommend this house for families or students!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Fun place in a great location near Charleston

  • 5 of 5

Perfect beach house.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Located between the river and the beach. 5 minute walk to both. 5 minute walk to Center street, which is packed with restaurants, bars and shopping. The public boat ramp and fishing pier are a few short blocks away. Walking distance to several Folly parks including the River Park, Pirate park, and Bark Park for dogs. Short drive to beautiful James Island county park.

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Rates & Availability

Folly Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 27 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,600
 
 
Fall
Sep 16 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$975
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Cleaning $125
Refundable damage deposit $100

**Any applicable taxes are included in rental rate** Thanksgiving and Christmas three (3) night minimum $225.00 per nite plus $125.00 cleaning fee and $100.00 security deposit

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